Three more weeks until Nationals.  Welcome to your October 2016 newsletter!
Berkeley All Blues Women's Rugby Club

Fall 2016
Women's Premier League (WPL) Schedule

Oct 29        HOME* vs ORSU
                   Kickoff @ 1 PM

Nov 5-6      Pre-Nationals camp
Nov 11-13  WPL Nationals 
                      (@ Atlanta, GA)

*Home field: 1928 St. Mary's Road, Moraga, CA 94556

Player Assistance Travel Fund Update

We are inching our way there! We are now 44% of our way to our $2500 goal with $1,095 raised! Thanks to everyone who has donated so far. All donations over $75 get you an All Blues T-shirt that you can pick up at our upcoming homecoming game!  

You can donate by check, cash, or PayPal.  For PayPal, please direct funds to (be sure and indicate the payment is for Family & Friends - and write Player Fund in the Notes field).

Remember: Your entire donation is 100% tax-deductible!

Hey there, All Blues Nation!

It's just three short weeks to Nationals. Here are the latest community news:

Alumna Profile: Kelly Griffin. 
With 2 caps in 15s rugby and 17 caps in 7s, Griff is no stranger to high-level international competition. Find out more about her time with the All Blues, and one of her favorite memories with the team.   

Player Profile of the Month: Elena Edwards. She's a prop! She's a wing! She's...both?!? A fixture on our squad since 2012, get to know more about Elena in her interview here.   

Workout Like A Champ (Part II)! In this second installment, Sonia offers a plyometric workout you can do to increase your explosiveness on the pitch. Gather your folks and plyometric-party it out.


Upcoming Events

We've got some big events coming up in the next couple of weeks. Come join us!

Trivia Night | Wednesday, 10/26
@ George & Walts, Oakland, CA
Team registration starts at 7:30 PM, trivia starts at 8 PM

Form a team of 4-5, win prizes, and support your All Blues! More details on our FB event:

Homecoming | Saturday, 10/29
@ St. Mary's College
1928 St. Mary's Road, Moraga, CA
Kickoff at 1 PM 

Come out and join us for the last home game of the season (and last game before Nationals). Costumes encouraged! Social will be at Phoebe's house in Berkeley. Theme: Halloween. FB event here:

Nationals Cider Extravaganza | Saturday, 11/5
@Crooked City Cider
489 25th St., Oakland, CA
6:30 - 9 PM

Join us for some freakin' good cider from our friends at Crooked City Cider and help us offset accomodation and transportation costs for our ladies going to Nationals. Your $25 ticket ($30 at the door) will get you a 3-cider sampler, food, a Crooked City Cider glass, and opportunities to win even more drink tickets!  Register here:
Copyright © 2016 All Blues Women's Rugby,
All rights reserved.

You are receiving this email because you have indicated that you are a fan of the All Blues Women's Rugby Club.  You can unsubscribe at any time.
Check out our website!

Contact us at:
P.O. Box 8934, 1585 62nd St., Emeryville, CA 94608

This email was sent to <<Email Address>>
why did I get this?    unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences
Berkeley All Blues Women's Rugby Club · 3846 23rd Street · San Francisco, CA 94114 · USA

Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp